Alum Spotlight: Sophia Simmons ’14 Alum Spotlight: Sophia Simmons ’14
Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Sophia graduated from Maine Coast Waldorf School in 2014 and is currently a Multilateral Diplomacy Trainee for the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) in Geneva, Switzerland. Recently I had the honor to talk with Sophia and learn how her Waldorf education prepared her for a career on the international stage.   Q:  Can […]

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MCWS Receives Grant for New Beehive MCWS Receives Grant for New Beehive
Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Great News! MCWS has received a grant from Whole Kids Foundation to purchase a Swing View Observation Beehive. This is a beehive that is located inside the main entryway of the Community Hall. But not to worry – bees cannot get into the building through this observation hive. The bees enter and exit at the […]

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Gardening Curriculum Blossoms Gardening Curriculum Blossoms
Tuesday, January 26, 2021

A blossoming gardening curriculum from Early Childhood through High School is engaging students with important lessons around protecting, stewarding and nurturing the land we are blessed with. These efforts have already begun to bear fruit through the creation of a community CSA and food donations to local organizations, with plans to soon offer workshops and […]

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Community Reflects on Martin Luther King Jr. Day Community Reflects on Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Friday, January 22, 2021

While school was closed this past Monday in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, it did not stop the community from carving out time for discussions and exercises throughout the week to celebrate Dr. King and discuss his legacy within the context of recent events.  Though unable to meet in larger community-wide groups […]

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MCWS Statement on Insurrection on Capitol Hill
Friday, January 8, 2021

January 8, 2021  Dear MCWS Community Members,  Maine Coast Waldorf School condemns, in the strongest possible terms, the violence and insurrection at the United States Capitol on Wednesday, January 6, 2021. We similarly condemn the incitement to violence and lies, told by elected leaders, that enabled and complemented the actions of this insurrectionist mob.  We […]

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